Have you planned your trip to Taupō? The 44th 2024 Katoa Po entry dates are getting closer! This challenge is appropriate to all levels of skills and fitness and ideal for keen school teams to test their navigation skills, before heading for events like the Hillary Challenge (with trials in winter and a competitive school event in September (run by […]
The 44th 2024 Katoa Po weekend at Taupo with the Club relay and explorer will continue with the tradition of challenge appropriate to all levels of skills and fitness. The Katoa Po night relay, Explorer and Sunday morning rogaine will have a wide variety of terrain with typical Taupo farmland as well as a variety […]
A night nav relay race for all ages Katoa Po is one of New Zealand’s longest running orienteering events. Started in 1981, it’s seen teams from all of New Zealand do battle over Taupō’s unique volcanic terrains in the thick of night. One of the highlights of the event is the age restrictions placed on different […]
In this issue: View from the Chair; Legends – Bunny Rathbone; Peter Snell the Orienteer; 40th Katoa Po Event; Rogaine Update; 2020 Council Nominations;
The premier night orienteering competition in New Zealand. 2019 is going to be another classic so bring your tent, your cow bell and your club spirit for this event!
The iconic 37th Katoa Po event will be held on the upgraded and expanded Whakaipo Bay map close to Taupo.
Make sure you have Katoa Po on your calendar for 12th -13th March 2016! This year the classic weekend event is on a brand new map, which is located up behind Reporoa dairy factory – so we are out of the Taupo gullies.
Preliminary details have been put on the event page for the Katoa Po relay as well as the warmup event on Saturday afternoon and the mini rogaine on Sunday morning. All the events are on a new map – Hoanga and Milky way half way between Taupo and Rotorua. The web page with entry […]